Menzer Family History

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Menzer Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Mentzer.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Mencer, Meinzer, Denzer, Menter, Melzer, Tenzer, Menze, Benner

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Menzer Family Origin

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Menzer Family Occupations

What did your Menzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Menzer family was Butcher. The most common Menzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Menzer's were Farmers. Farmer, Basket Maker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Menzer.

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  • Farmer

  • Basket Maker

  • Blacksmith

  • Butcher


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Menzer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Menzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Menzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Menzer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 766 immigration records available for the last name Menzer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Menzer. For the veterans among your Menzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Menzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Menzer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Menzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Menzer in 1953 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Menzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Menzer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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